HESA Student Record 2007/08 - Credit value of module
HESA Student Record 2007/08
Credit value of module
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This field indicates the number of credit points a student gains on successful completion of the module.
|England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
|Base data type
To identify and monitor the use of credit transfer schemes and to monitor the actual flow of credits.
Institutions in England and Northern Ireland may use code 999 as a default for all programmes of study, and it is suggested that this default is used for schemes coded 7 or 8 in Module.CRDTSCM.
Institutions in Wales cannot use code 999.
Fractional credit points should be rounded to the nearest whole number.
The length of this field is 3 characters, however the move to XML enables data to be returned with or without leading zeros, e.g. 003 or 3.
|Change management notes
|Coverage amended to state that it covers all modules, and guidance added on the format for numeric data
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